The head of this axe is custom Damascus steel is handmade from 1095/15n20 alloy steel with a hardness rating 58-60 and 176 true blade layers. The Damascus pattern featured on this blade is a twist style and looks absolutely exquisite. The handle is made from solid sheesham with a gorgeous nutmeg finish accentuating the grain. With this stunning axe you also get a superior quality leather sheath with a stained Merlot finish. It has a tooled Hunt For Life logo with a large belt loop and snap closures.Overall Length: 17.38 Inches.